Potential Peterson replacements

Posted by ESPN.com's Bill Williamson

Here is a list of some potential successors, in alphabetical order, to Carl Peterson in Kansas City as general manager:

Why: He knows the system well in Kansas City.

Why: Many in the league think the college draft standout is ready to run a team.

Why: Many people in the league think he's ready to be a star.

Why: He has been part of a good thing in Green Bay and he could get a long look.

Why: He has built teams in the past.

Why: Simple: He's the GM prize.

  • Floyd Reese, ESPN

Why: Former Titans general manager is a seasoned vet.

  • Ted Sundquist, former Denver general manager.

Why: His knowledge of the AFC West would be valuable.